South Africa blamed for Bharti-MTN deal break

India feels the onus for failure
of the merger deal between Bharti Airtel and MTN lied with the
South African company as "difficulties" arose from that side.

Bharti-MTN deal: SEBI, RBI officials meet SA delegation

A South African delegation met senior
officials of SEBI and RBI to discuss matters related to the proposed Bharti-MTN deal.

Sunil Mittal meets PM; discusses Bharti-MTN deal

Amid talks with MTN for a possible deal, Sunil Mittal today met the PM and discussed dual listing and exemption from open offer to be availed by MTN.

Dual listing not possible without full convertibility: Experts

India will have to amend host of laws and make rupee fully convertible before allowing dual listing of shares as is being proposed by the South African telecom major MTN.

Bank interest high in funding Bharti-MTN deal: Report

India`s top mobile firm Bharti Airtel has received offers of financing from more than a dozen foreign banks to fund its merger with South African peer MTN, a leading business daily reported Tuesday.

Reliance Comm in talks for Zain`s Africa ops: Sources

Reliance Communications is in preliminary talks to buy Kuwaiti telecoms firm Zain`s African operations, two banking sources with knowledge of the development said, in a deal reported to be worth USD 10 billion.